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Hatch, New Mexico
Welcome to Hatch ...
The village of Hatch is located in southwest New Mexico.
The location of Hatch has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hatch has a population of 1,668 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hatch.
The community of Hatch is 4,140 feet [1,262 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Hatch is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Hatch lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Hatch: (575)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hatch had an population of 1,668 people. This is an increase of 1.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.3% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hatch had a population of 1,648 people. This makes Hatch the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Hatch represents 0.08% of the population of New Mexico (which has 2,059,179 people), making it the state's 52nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,648 people, the population of Hatch decreased 1.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,673 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hatch.
Communities Also Named Hatch ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Hatch - they are located in California, Idaho, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, Utah (2) and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hatch.
Communities near Hatch ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hatch.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hatch. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hatch.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hatch. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Hatch.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hatch. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hatch.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hatch ...
Looking for more information about Hatch? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Hatch, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hatch.
Adding Hatch to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hatch in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hatch was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hatch on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Mexico (1951).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hatch on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hatch. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Dona Ana County: www.co.dona-ana.nm.us/
The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 12 Sep 2022